May 6, 2021

A Drop of Decoupled Menu Initiative

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Generic Drupal Web Components

A library of generic web components that are accessible, framework agnostic, possible to style, and easy to use with data provided by Drupal.

Drupal svelte component menu

A decoupled menu component for Drupal in Svelte.

 Documentation

Identified various personas. Guides targeting different personas are planned. We have a rough outline now.

July 12, 2021

A word of appreciation for Group’s sponsors

Last DrupalCon Europe, I advocated for more sustainable contribution. I had been struggling to come to terms with the amount of takers versus makers and instead of presenting yet another technical topic, I tried my hand at expressing my feelings instead. And here we are now, celebrating a new release of Group’s module.

August 27, 2021

Improving Group (and core) with a modular handler system

Entity types in core come with what is known as handlers: Various smaller classes that carry out a specific task for the entity type. Group copied this system for its own plugins, but quickly found out that there are severe extensibility limitations to how core deals with handler declarations.

December 15, 2020

How did DrupalCon Europe 2020 compare to an in-person event?

As many of you know, DrupalCon Barcelona 2020 became DrupalCon Europe because of CoViD-19, turning what was supposed to be Europe’s annual Drupal get-together into a remote experience. Right off the bat I want to state that the effort that went into organizing this was stellar and the result truly showed.

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Drupal 9

Es ist nun schon ein paar Jahre her, aber ich erinnere mich noch gut daran, als ich zum ersten Mal ein frisch installiertes Drupal 7 sah, nachdem ich mit der Version 6 vertraut war. Oder nachdem ich Drupal 8 zum ersten Mal installiert hatte. “Woooow” ging es mir durch den Kopf. Alles schien vertraut und dennoch neu. Genau dieser Wow-Effekt aber fehlt beim Upgrade von Drupal 8 auf Drupal 9. Und das ist gut so.